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University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign

1. Acquah, Ebenezer Kwabena. The response of art teachers in Ghana to Ghana's cultural policy.

Degree: PhD, Art Education, 2015, University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign

 The focus of this research was to investigate the response of high school art teachers in Ghana to the country’s cultural policy of preserving Ghanaian… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: contemporary; globalization; hybridity; multicultural; policy; post-colonialism

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APA (6th Edition):

Acquah, E. K. (2015). The response of art teachers in Ghana to Ghana's cultural policy. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/2142/78622

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Acquah, Ebenezer Kwabena. “The response of art teachers in Ghana to Ghana's cultural policy.” 2015. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign. Accessed November 19, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/2142/78622.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Acquah, Ebenezer Kwabena. “The response of art teachers in Ghana to Ghana's cultural policy.” 2015. Web. 19 Nov 2019.

Vancouver:

Acquah EK. The response of art teachers in Ghana to Ghana's cultural policy. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign; 2015. [cited 2019 Nov 19]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/78622.

Council of Science Editors:

Acquah EK. The response of art teachers in Ghana to Ghana's cultural policy. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign; 2015. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/78622


University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign

2. Lin, Chunfeng. Red tourism in China: Propaganda, space, commodification.

Degree: PhD, Communications and Media, 2018, University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign

 This dissertation is about Red Tourism and propaganda. Red Tourism refers to tourism of the People’s Republic of China in which people visit tourist spots… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: Red Tourism; propaganda; commodification of propaganda; contemporary China; media and space

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Lin, C. (2018). Red tourism in China: Propaganda, space, commodification. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/2142/102438

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Lin, Chunfeng. “Red tourism in China: Propaganda, space, commodification.” 2018. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign. Accessed November 19, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/2142/102438.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Lin, Chunfeng. “Red tourism in China: Propaganda, space, commodification.” 2018. Web. 19 Nov 2019.

Vancouver:

Lin C. Red tourism in China: Propaganda, space, commodification. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign; 2018. [cited 2019 Nov 19]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/102438.

Council of Science Editors:

Lin C. Red tourism in China: Propaganda, space, commodification. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign; 2018. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/102438


University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign

3. Ferber, Andrea. Nancy Spero: printing, writing, collaging.

Degree: PhD, 0250, 2015, University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign

 This dissertation argues that works by American artist Nancy Spero made feminist interventions into the medium of painting and into exclusionary patriarchal narratives as they… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: Nancy Spero; art; art history; feminist art; contemporary art; printmaking; collage

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Ferber, A. (2015). Nancy Spero: printing, writing, collaging. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/2142/73052

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Ferber, Andrea. “Nancy Spero: printing, writing, collaging.” 2015. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign. Accessed November 19, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/2142/73052.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Ferber, Andrea. “Nancy Spero: printing, writing, collaging.” 2015. Web. 19 Nov 2019.

Vancouver:

Ferber A. Nancy Spero: printing, writing, collaging. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign; 2015. [cited 2019 Nov 19]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/73052.

Council of Science Editors:

Ferber A. Nancy Spero: printing, writing, collaging. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign; 2015. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/73052


University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign

4. Morris, David. Domestic faiths, global missions: post-secular science fiction at the millennium.

Degree: PhD, 0311, 2012, University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign

 In the late twentieth century, new “post-secular” modes of literary representation emerged that challenged the implicitly Protestant epistemologies of dominant twentieth century American secularism. My… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: American Literature; Contemporary Literature; 20th Century Literature; Science Fiction; Religion; Secularism; Post-secularism

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Morris, D. (2012). Domestic faiths, global missions: post-secular science fiction at the millennium. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/2142/32021

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Morris, David. “Domestic faiths, global missions: post-secular science fiction at the millennium.” 2012. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign. Accessed November 19, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/2142/32021.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Morris, David. “Domestic faiths, global missions: post-secular science fiction at the millennium.” 2012. Web. 19 Nov 2019.

Vancouver:

Morris D. Domestic faiths, global missions: post-secular science fiction at the millennium. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign; 2012. [cited 2019 Nov 19]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/32021.

Council of Science Editors:

Morris D. Domestic faiths, global missions: post-secular science fiction at the millennium. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign; 2012. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/32021


University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign

5. Quintana Wulf, Isabel. The underside of borders: reading [email protected] and Native American literature at the turn of the twenty-first century.

Degree: PhD, 0311, 2013, University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign

 “The Underside of Borders: Reading [email protected] and Native American Literature at the Turn of the Twenty-First Century” focuses on [email protected] and Native American novels published… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: borders; [email protected] literature; Native American literature; contemporary US literature; comparative studies; violence; colonialism; metaphorical borders; reservation borders; ideological constructions

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Quintana Wulf, I. (2013). The underside of borders: reading [email protected] and Native American literature at the turn of the twenty-first century. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/2142/45640

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Quintana Wulf, Isabel. “The underside of borders: reading [email protected] and Native American literature at the turn of the twenty-first century.” 2013. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign. Accessed November 19, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/2142/45640.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Quintana Wulf, Isabel. “The underside of borders: reading [email protected] and Native American literature at the turn of the twenty-first century.” 2013. Web. 19 Nov 2019.

Vancouver:

Quintana Wulf I. The underside of borders: reading [email protected] and Native American literature at the turn of the twenty-first century. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign; 2013. [cited 2019 Nov 19]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/45640.

Council of Science Editors:

Quintana Wulf I. The underside of borders: reading [email protected] and Native American literature at the turn of the twenty-first century. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign; 2013. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/45640


University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign

6. Meyer, Andrew R. Contemporary American sport, muscular Christianity, Lance Armstrong, and religious experience.

Degree: PhD, 0351, 2010, University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign

 This dissertation is an examination of muscular Christian themes in contemporary American sport culture and religious sensibilities. In this project I demonstrate that sport can… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: contemporary American sport culture; Lance Armstrong; muscular Christianity; religion; radical orthodoxy; sport media; hero-role model

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Meyer, A. R. (2010). Contemporary American sport, muscular Christianity, Lance Armstrong, and religious experience. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/2142/16089

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Meyer, Andrew R. “Contemporary American sport, muscular Christianity, Lance Armstrong, and religious experience.” 2010. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign. Accessed November 19, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/2142/16089.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Meyer, Andrew R. “Contemporary American sport, muscular Christianity, Lance Armstrong, and religious experience.” 2010. Web. 19 Nov 2019.

Vancouver:

Meyer AR. Contemporary American sport, muscular Christianity, Lance Armstrong, and religious experience. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign; 2010. [cited 2019 Nov 19]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/16089.

Council of Science Editors:

Meyer AR. Contemporary American sport, muscular Christianity, Lance Armstrong, and religious experience. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign; 2010. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/16089


University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign

7. Jang, Sunhee. Contemporary art and the search for history—the emergence of the artist-historian.

Degree: PhD, Art History, 2017, University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign

 Focusing on the concept of the artist-as-historian, this dissertation examines the work of four contemporary artists in a transnational context. In chapter one, I examine… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: Contemporary art; Artist-as-historian; Global and local; Allan Sekula; Santu Mofokeng; Akram Zaatari; Chan-kyong Park

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APA (6th Edition):

Jang, S. (2017). Contemporary art and the search for history—the emergence of the artist-historian. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/2142/97605

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Jang, Sunhee. “Contemporary art and the search for history—the emergence of the artist-historian.” 2017. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign. Accessed November 19, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/2142/97605.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Jang, Sunhee. “Contemporary art and the search for history—the emergence of the artist-historian.” 2017. Web. 19 Nov 2019.

Vancouver:

Jang S. Contemporary art and the search for history—the emergence of the artist-historian. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign; 2017. [cited 2019 Nov 19]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/97605.

Council of Science Editors:

Jang S. Contemporary art and the search for history—the emergence of the artist-historian. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign; 2017. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/97605


University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign

8. Rivera, Celiany. Raras al mando/queer women command: Alternative Spanish-speaking Caribbean femininities on the global stage.

Degree: PhD, 0279, 2011, University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign

 This project documents current artistic projects led by queer Caribbean women performers who disrupt and reframe traditional Cuban, Dominican and Puerto Rican femininities through performance… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: Caribbean; women; queer; media; hip hop; Las Krudas; Rita Indiana; Cuba; the Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico; Spanish-speaking Caribbean; Caribbean women; LGBTQ; femininities; contemporary; Feminism

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Rivera, C. (2011). Raras al mando/queer women command: Alternative Spanish-speaking Caribbean femininities on the global stage. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/2142/24456

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Rivera, Celiany. “Raras al mando/queer women command: Alternative Spanish-speaking Caribbean femininities on the global stage.” 2011. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign. Accessed November 19, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/2142/24456.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Rivera, Celiany. “Raras al mando/queer women command: Alternative Spanish-speaking Caribbean femininities on the global stage.” 2011. Web. 19 Nov 2019.

Vancouver:

Rivera C. Raras al mando/queer women command: Alternative Spanish-speaking Caribbean femininities on the global stage. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign; 2011. [cited 2019 Nov 19]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/24456.

Council of Science Editors:

Rivera C. Raras al mando/queer women command: Alternative Spanish-speaking Caribbean femininities on the global stage. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign; 2011. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/24456

9. Young, Charles Tony. A contemporary civil rights issue: the thoughts of African American Christian religious leaders and university professors on seeking public office (a life history method).

Degree: PhD, Educational Policy Studies, 2016, University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign

 This research examines the historical evidence abounds with examples of how African Americans sought control and agency in the struggle for freedom throughout American history.… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: African American Leaders (Clergies & Scholars); Advance Knowledge (aware vs. unaware, access vs. inaccessible); Trust vs. Distrust; Appear; Seek; Appointed; Elected & Decision-Making Positions; School Board Positions (& others); 1960s Civil Rights Movement Era (model) vs. Today’s 21st Century Society (model); Historical to Contemporary History “practices”

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Young, C. T. (2016). A contemporary civil rights issue: the thoughts of African American Christian religious leaders and university professors on seeking public office (a life history method). (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/2142/90583

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Young, Charles Tony. “A contemporary civil rights issue: the thoughts of African American Christian religious leaders and university professors on seeking public office (a life history method).” 2016. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign. Accessed November 19, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/2142/90583.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Young, Charles Tony. “A contemporary civil rights issue: the thoughts of African American Christian religious leaders and university professors on seeking public office (a life history method).” 2016. Web. 19 Nov 2019.

Vancouver:

Young CT. A contemporary civil rights issue: the thoughts of African American Christian religious leaders and university professors on seeking public office (a life history method). [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign; 2016. [cited 2019 Nov 19]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/90583.

Council of Science Editors:

Young CT. A contemporary civil rights issue: the thoughts of African American Christian religious leaders and university professors on seeking public office (a life history method). [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign; 2016. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/90583

10. Criser, Regine. Renegotiating history: representations of the family in post-1989 German literature.

Degree: PhD, 0303, 2013, University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign

 Scholars emphasize concepts of trauma and loss to describe literary responses to the collapse of socialism in 1989. In contrast, focusing on literary representations of… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: Family; Space; Agency; Memory; Post-Socialist Germany; Post-1989 German Literature; Contemporary German Literature

…Germany in contemporary German novels, but also beyond the literary imagination of the nuclear… 

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Criser, R. (2013). Renegotiating history: representations of the family in post-1989 German literature. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/2142/45312

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Criser, Regine. “Renegotiating history: representations of the family in post-1989 German literature.” 2013. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign. Accessed November 19, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/2142/45312.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Criser, Regine. “Renegotiating history: representations of the family in post-1989 German literature.” 2013. Web. 19 Nov 2019.

Vancouver:

Criser R. Renegotiating history: representations of the family in post-1989 German literature. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign; 2013. [cited 2019 Nov 19]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/45312.

Council of Science Editors:

Criser R. Renegotiating history: representations of the family in post-1989 German literature. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign; 2013. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/45312

11. Musa, Majd. Constructing global Amman: petrodollars, identity, and the built environment in the early twenty-first century.

Degree: PhD, 0249, 2014, University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign

 This study investigates the influences of capital flows, particularly petrodollars from the Gulf states, to Amman in the early twenty-first century on the city’s urban… (more)

Subjects/Keywords: megaprojects; capital; discourse; identity; image; commodified space; creative destruction; globalization; Amman; globalizing cities; city image; Amman and architecture; architecture and identity; architecture and capital; megaprojects and globalization; megaprojects in Amman; large-scale developments in Amman; capitalism and the built environment; megaproject advertisement; identity construction; image construction; image building; spaces of consumption; consumerist space; advertising and architecture; advertising and the built environment; Jordan and architecture; contemporary architecture in Jordan; Jordanian identity; modern Jordanian; modernization and Jordan; architecture in the Middle East; architecture and Dubai; the Dubai model; Gulf states and architecture; petrodollar investment; petrodollars in Jordan; foreign investment in Amman; Gulf developers; Gulf developers and Amman; foreign investment and the built environment in Amman; large-scale developments; Abdali; Abdali project; Abdali New Downtown; new downtown; Jordan Gate; Sanaya; early-twenty-first-century Amman; tall buildings in Amman; spectacular developments in Amman.

…interconnectedness in all aspects of contemporary social life” (Held, McGrew, Goldblatt, & Perraton… …contemporary globalization processes. For more on these different terms, see “Conclusion: A Changed… …Furthermore, as I have noted earlier, I understand cities under contemporary globalization processes… …individual buildings and developments in the postcolonial city, and the city under contemporary… …cities in the past can help shape Muslims’ contemporary urban built environments.11 The second… 

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APA (6th Edition):

Musa, M. (2014). Constructing global Amman: petrodollars, identity, and the built environment in the early twenty-first century. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/2142/46750

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Musa, Majd. “Constructing global Amman: petrodollars, identity, and the built environment in the early twenty-first century.” 2014. Doctoral Dissertation, University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign. Accessed November 19, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/2142/46750.

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Musa, Majd. “Constructing global Amman: petrodollars, identity, and the built environment in the early twenty-first century.” 2014. Web. 19 Nov 2019.

Vancouver:

Musa M. Constructing global Amman: petrodollars, identity, and the built environment in the early twenty-first century. [Internet] [Doctoral dissertation]. University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign; 2014. [cited 2019 Nov 19]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/46750.

Council of Science Editors:

Musa M. Constructing global Amman: petrodollars, identity, and the built environment in the early twenty-first century. [Doctoral Dissertation]. University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign; 2014. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/2142/46750

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